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Edgartown

Victory! Great News - Edgartown residents say NO to freedom restriction

June 10, 2015. GOAL is pleased with the decision of the zoning board to stop any further discussion of restricting lawful, individual freedom of private property owners.

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Reading

To be continued - Article Proponenets Won't Stop

March 10, 2015 Update:

The group of people who initiated the "no discharge" proposal have vowed to continue their efforts to restrict the freedom of the residents of Reading. They have been told by the Board of Selectmen that the earliest the issue could be revisited again at town meeting would be at the November 2015 town meeting.


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Berkley

Victory! Great news - Anti freedom proposal defeated at town meeting Monday, June 1 2015 Great job everyone and thank you for taking the time to #ProtectFreedom .

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Yarmouth

Victory! Great news - Anti freedom proposal defeated at town meeting Saturday - May 2, 2015 Great news arrived late afternoon on Saturday, the anti freedom article has been resoundingly defeated at town meeting. GOAL would like to thank everyone who took the time to attend the meeting and voted to protect our freedom on a beautiful spring day. Great work everyone!

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#BillboardTruth Prevails. Gun Owners' Action League Thanks Members and Lawful Gun Owners For Demanding Truth.


Boston - Today, the Gun Owners' Action League of Massachusetts, a grassroots organization of just over 17,000 members applauded the decision by Clear Channel, OutFront Media, Logan Communications and Total Outdoor to remove misleading advertising which was originally dontated to Stop Handgun Violence (SHV).

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2014 Election Wrap Up – Where Do We Stand?

Wednesday Nov. 5, 2014. As the dust begins to settle from Tuesday night's election we are getting a look at what the 2015 MA Legislature will look like.

MA House of Representatives: The MA House gained 5 Republican seats. Of the 160 legislators we now have 61 pro Second Amendment legislators who are either GOAL rated "A" or scored a 100% on their candidate questionnaire.  There are 66 neutral legislators who are GOAL rated "B" or "C", and 31 anti Second Amendment legislators who are GOAL rated "D" or "F". There are two House races to be decided via recount.

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2014 Election Wrap Up – Where Do We Stand?

As the dust begins to settle from Tuesday night's election we are getting a look at what the 2015 MA Legislature will look like.

MA House of Representatives: The MA House gained 5 Republican seats. Of the 160 legislators we now have 61 pro Second Amendment legislators who are either GOAL rated "A" or scored a 100% on their candidate questionnaire.  There are 66 neutral legislators who are GOAL rated "B" or "C", and 31 anti Second Amendment legislators who are GOAL rated "D" or "F". There are two House races to be decided via recount.

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Natick Residents Vote for Freedom - Defeat Anti Rights Article on Town Meeting Warrant.

Congratulations to the citizens of Natick for taking a stand and protecting your rights. On Tuesday night the vote was overwhelmingly in favor of protecting our freedom.

A loud and clear message was sent, let's carry that into election day!

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GOAL Files Amicus Brief

GOAL’s position, as explained in detail in our Amicus Brief, is that the “suitable person” standard is unconstitutional on its face and as applied to Mr. Holden, especially with regard to the “core right” to have a handgun in the home, which right was established by the United States Supreme Court’s 2008 decision in District of Columbia v. Heller and its 2010 decision in McDonald v. City of Chicago.

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Governor Patrick Signs Chapter 284 into Law.

August 14, 2014: The bill is now known as the Acts of 2014, Chapter 284. On Wednesday August 13, 2014 Governor Patrick signed the newest chapter of Massachusetts gun legislation into law. Lets take a look at the many changes that will occur, what was stopped and what was gained by the passing of this legislation.

 

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MA Legislators Rally With GOAL

The Gun Owners Action League of Massachusetts (GOAL) today held a pro 2ndAmendment rally and lobby day at the Massachusetts State House. The State House Park Rangers at between 300-400 attendees estimated the attendance at the rally. The rally and lobby day was held to oppose Speaker DeLeo’s gun control bill, as originally drafted, H. 4121.

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